Shahid Kapoor starer and acclaimed director Vishal Bharadwaj directed Haider did decent business in the first two days at the indian box office , despite its limited release opposite Hrithik Katrina starer Bang Bang.
The film managed to collect Rs 57.5 million (Rs 5.75 crores ) net on its opening day at the box office which was a national holiday due to Gandhi Jayanti. The second day saw the film pick up collections on good word of mouth despite it not being a holiday across india.
Haider managed to collect Rs 65 million net (Rs 6.5 crores) approximately as per early estimates on the second day at the indian box office .
The Shahid Shradha starer has managed to collect Rs 125 (Rs 12.25 crores ) net in two days .Looking at the long weekend the upward trend should continue for both Haider and Bang Bang at the box office.
The increase in collections on second day of haider despite the limited release and Hrithik starer Bang Bang releasing on the same day shows strength in the films merits .
With tuesday being the main test for both the films has the holidays get done, but due to lack of any big release for three weeks should provide a great run to both the movies, and might even land up benefiting both the films due to combined buzz and hype of both the films.
Hrithik Roshan and Katrina Kaif‘s Bang Bang has raced past the 500 million (50 crore) collection mark in two days. The film made Rs 240.8 million (24.08 crore) on second day to take the total collection to Rs 516.2 million (51.62 crore).
Bang Bang on day one had blasted it’s way into top 5 openers of all time as it made Rs 275.4 million (27.54 crore) on it’s opening day, as per Fox Star India’s official collections reports.
The film’s opening marked Hrithik Roshan biggest opening of his career.
Heres wishing both the movies to bang bang at the box office for the rest of the holiday weekend left.
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